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The current U.S. unemployment rate was 5.2% in August 2021, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
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The current U.S. unemployment rate was 5.2% in August 2021, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) said in its monthly report, released September 3, 2021. This unemployment rate was 0.2 percentage points lower than in July.
It is the lowest jobless rate since March of 2020, when unemployment was 4.4%. Leisure and hospitality companies led the gains, with 292,000 new jobs. The education sector added 140,000 jobs as ...
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